Mustafah Dhada | Jan 9, 2019A historian traces his passion for imaginative narratives and finely tuned sports cars to a “garage” in colonial Mozambique.
Policy Briefings in the History Classroom
Dane Kennedy | Dec 17, 2018An assignment in a course on Victorian Britain helped students understand the relevance of history to their lives.
Steampunk for Historians
Scott P. Marler | Dec 3, 2018What’s with those people who look like Victorians imagining the future?
The History BA since the Great Recession
Benjamin M. Schmidt | Nov 26, 2018The long-term patterns revealed by the most recent data might point the way forward.
Cataloging Black Knowledge
Zita Cristina Nunes | Nov 20, 2018A “bibliomaniac” forged an alternative to Eurocentric library classifications.
Parched Land, Rich Harvest
Christine Lamberson and Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai | Oct 18, 2018Don’t let forbidding landscapes deter you from questing for local stories.
The Mystery of the Commandant’s Writing
Trudy Harrington Becker | Oct 15, 2018Online transcription projects are a dime a dozen. But deciphering one soldier’s undigitized letters proved magical to these freshmen.
To Chart a Course
Lisa Gilbert | Oct 1, 2018A group of eighth graders learns how debates about the past pop up unexpectedly in their everyday lives.
When a Journal Is a Scam
Debjani Bhattacharyya with Seth Denbo | Sep 17, 2018I receive a certain kind of email mostly in the wee hours of the morning. Often, when I open my inbo...
Every Historian Counts
Emily Swafford and Dylan Ruediger | Jul 9, 2018We broke down employment trends by gender, field specialization, department, and more. You can too.